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Mahabaleshwar Packages
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Things to Do in Mahabaleshwar

  • Connaught Peak

    Located at an elevation of 1400 metres, Connaught Peak is the second highest peak in Mahabaleshwar. Formerly known as Mount Olympia, it was renamed as the Connaught Peak after the Duke of Connaught visited this spot and fell in love with its spectacular beauty. This popular vantage point offers stupendous views of the entire Mahabaleshwar valley. One can clearly see the Krishna valley and Venna Lake from this spot. What adds to its splendour is the marvellous view of the magnificent forts like Kamalgad, Torana, Pratapgarh, Rajgarh and Ajinkyatara. Besides being famous among nature lovers, this place is popular with adventure enthusiasts as its unique terrain is suitable for trekking.

  • Helen’s Point

    Located adjacent to the main market, Helen's Point is a beautiful place replete with stunning sceneries. Also known as the Blue Valley, this majestic point offers delightful natural vistas, which attract a large number of tourists and locals alike. The splendid view of dense green fields, modest huts and cascading waterfalls is completely mesmerising. One can also witness the undulating Krishna River as it passes through small fields. Adjacent to Helen’s Point are some other significant sites, such as Robbers Caves, Northcote Point and Gavalani Point.

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How to Reach Mahabaleshwar

By Air

Mahabaleshwar doesn’t have an airport in the town itself. The nearest airport is in Pune, which is about 120 kilometres away. You can take a taxi or a bus from here to Mahabaleshwar.


By Bus

There are several buses plying between Mumbai and Mahabaleshwar, which is a distance of about 247 kilometres. You will find both state transport as well as private buses from Mumbai and Pune. If you are going from Mumbai, you can catch the bus from Dadar East, Sion or Vashi. The ride will take you roughly six hours.


By Train

While Wathar (60 km) is the nearest railway station from Mahabaleshwar, the most accessible and convenient one would be at Pune. There are plenty of trains going to Pune from Mumbai as well as other major cities across India and you can take a bus or a taxi from Pune to Mahabaleshwar.

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Best Time to Visit Mahabaleshwar

Mahabaleshwar doesn’t have an airport in the town itself. The nearest airport is in Pune, which is about 120 kilometres away. You can take a taxi or a bus from here to Mahabaleshwar.

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